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Winterthur Museum Library

The library at the Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum is a research center that contains a wide variety of written and visual materials that promote the interdisciplinary study of American art, material culture, and everyday life in America into the 20th century. It includes books, periodicals, archival material, printed ephemera, and both historical and modern photographs. Special strengths include manufacturers' and retailers' catalogs, resources that describe craft techniques, advice literature, design and pattern books, original craftspeoples' account books, handwritten diaries, and imagery of decorative arts objects.

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Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 30,550
favorite 57
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Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Manufactures--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 25,042
favorite 48
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Manufactures--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Montgomery Ward
texts
eye 8,924
favorite 31
comment 0
Topics: Household supplies--Catalogs, Dry-goods--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 8,197
favorite 44
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Robert H. Ingersoll & Bro. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 6,524
favorite 35
comment 0
Topics: Mail-order business--Catalogs, Bicycles--Equipment and supplies--Catalogs, Cameras--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Harris & Company (Salem, Oh.)
texts
eye 6,308
favorite 60
comment 0
Topics: Commercial art--Catalogs, Drugs--Labeling--Catalogs, Pharmacy paraphernalia--Catalogs, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 6,176
favorite 6
comment 0
Compiled by E. Richard McKinstry
Topics: Commercial catalogs--Bibliography, Trade catalogs--Bibliography.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Jeremiah Rotherman & Co. (London, England)
texts
eye 6,138
favorite 27
comment 0
Topics: Interior decoration--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 5,528
favorite 13
comment 0
January 1909.
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Topics: Silver-plated ware--Catalogs, Sheffield plate, Trade catalogs--Silver-plated ware
Winterthur Museum Library
by Wernicke Co. (Grand Rapids, Mich.)
texts
eye 5,278
favorite 7
comment 0
Topics: Bookcases--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bookcases, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Hartman Furniture & Carpet Co. (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 4,971
favorite 20
comment 0
Topics: House furnishings--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--House furnishings, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum
texts
eye 4,664
favorite 2
comment 0
Compiled by E. Richard McKinstry
Topics: Andrews, Edward Deming,1894-1964--Book collections, Shakers--Bibliography, Shakers--Manuscripts
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,577
favorite 15
comment 0
Topic: Musical instruments--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,523
favorite 6
comment 0
Topic: Sunday school literature Catalogs. Religious articles Catalogs. Holiday decorations Catalogs....
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,481
favorite 31
comment 0
Topics: Decoration and ornament, Architectural--Catalogs, Plasterwork, Decorative--Catalogs, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,422
favorite 35
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,365
favorite 1
comment 0
Topics: Henry Francis du Pont Winterthur Museum, Commercial catalogs--Bibliography,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Larkin Co.
texts
eye 4,320
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Interior decoration--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Premiums (Retail trade), Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 4,313
favorite 50
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Dress accessories--Catalogs, Dry-goods--Catalogs, Musical...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Stickley, Gustav, 1858-1942
texts
eye 4,310
favorite 16
comment 0
Topic: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Jacob & Josef Kohn (Firm)
texts
eye 4,292
favorite 11
comment 0
Topics: Bentwood furniture--Catalogs, Furniture--Austria--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bentwood furniture,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Joseph Downs Collection of Manuscripts & Printed Ephemera
texts
eye 4,146
favorite 3
comment 0
Compiled by E. Richard McKinstry
Topics: Du Pont family-- Archives-- Catalogs, Du Pont family-- Archives-- Catalogs, Joseph Downs Collection...
Topics: Jewelry--Catalogs, Clocks and watches--Catalogs, Silverware--Catalogs, Goldwork--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,959
favorite 46
comment 0
Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Clothing and dress.
Topics: Prints--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Prints.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sears, Roebuck and Company
texts
eye 3,855
favorite 21
comment 0
Topics: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans--Catalogs, Prefabricated houses--Catalogs, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by H. O'Neill & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 3,791
favorite 56
comment 0
Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Clothing and dress.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,749
favorite 9
comment 0
Topics: Artists’ materials--Catalogs, Painting--Technique, Fountain pens--Catalogs, Pyrography--Equipment...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,622
favorite 5
comment 0
Topic: Tiles--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Gunn Furniture Co. (Grand Rapids, Mich.)
texts
eye 3,533
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Bookcases--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Library fittings and supplies--Catalogs, Trade...
Topics: Projectors--Catalogs, Lantern projection--Catalogs
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,337
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Silver-plated ware--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Silver-plated ware
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,308
favorite 11
comment 0
"July 1910"
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Belcher Mosaic Glass Co. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 3,260
favorite 32
comment 0
Topics: Mosaics, Glass painting and staining, Glass, Colored--Catalogs
Winterthur Museum Library
by Soule Photograph Company.
texts
eye 3,234
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Photographs--Catalogs, Prints--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Paine Furniture Company (Boston, Mass.)
texts
eye 3,211
favorite 13
comment 0
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Topics: Artists' materials--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Artists' materials.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,194
favorite 5
comment 0
Possibly Booklet no. 100.
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 3,181
favorite 6
comment 0
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Chairs--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furntiure, Trade catalogs--Chairs
Winterthur Museum Library
by Charles Stokes & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
texts
eye 3,144
favorite 29
comment 0
Topics: Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Clothing and dress.
Winterthur Museum Library
by C.J. Lundstrom Manufacturing Co. (Little Falls, N.Y.)
texts
eye 3,103
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Bookcases--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bookcases, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by W.A. Wilde Company (Boston, Mass.)
texts
eye 3,092
favorite 5
comment 0
Topics: Bible--Illustrations--Reproduction--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Bible--Illustrations--Reproduction.
Topics: Papier-mâché--Catalogs, Furniture--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,966
favorite 20
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department stores.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Crocker Chair Company (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 2,933
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Chairs--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Chairs
Source: folio
Winterthur Museum Library
by Au Bon Marché (Paris, France)
texts
eye 2,879
favorite 15
comment 0
Topics: Department stores--France--Paris--Catalogs, Department stores--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Department...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Debenham & Freebody (London, England)
texts
eye 2,789
favorite 47
comment 0
Topics: Costume--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Hats--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,778
favorite 27
comment 0
Topics: Art glass--Catalogs, Glass painting and staining--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Art glass, Trade...
Topics: Artisits' materials--Catalogs, Painting--Technique, Trade catalogs--Artisits' materials.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Sweetser, Pembrook & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 2,619
favorite 13
comment 0
Topic: Dry-goods--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by A.A. Vantine and Company (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 2,617
favorite 20
comment 0
Topics: Art objects, Asian--Catalogs, Perfumes--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by O.L. Schwencke (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 2,591
favorite 27
comment 0
Topics: Cigar bands and labels--Catalogs, Lithography--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Cigar bands and labels,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by W. & H. Walker Co. (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
texts
eye 2,560
favorite 19
comment 0
Topics: Dry-goods--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Dry-goods, rade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by George H. Derby & Co. (Boston, Mass.)
texts
eye 2,533
favorite 4
comment 0
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Rolltop desks--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture, Trade catalogs--Rolltop...
Source: folio
Winterthur Museum Library
by Robert Wood & Co. (Philadelphia, Pa.)
texts
eye 2,504
favorite 18
comment 0
Topics: Architectural ironwork--Catalogs, Decoration and ornament--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Chicago House Wrecking Company.
texts
eye 2,496
favorite 27
comment 0
No. 63
Topics: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Architecture,...
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,459
favorite 0
comment 0
Topics: Photographs--Catalogs, Prints--Catalogs.
Topics: Architecture, Domestic--Designs and plans--Catalogs, Animal housing--Designs and plans--Catalogs,...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Perry, Dame & Co.
texts
eye 2,442
favorite 40
comment 0
Topic: Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,413
favorite 11
comment 0
"October 1912"
Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Furniture
Topics: Tables--Catalogs, Chairs--Catalogs, Metal furniture--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Tables, Trade...
Winterthur Museum Library
by Life Publishing Co. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 2,352
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Prints--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Prints.
Topic: Dry-goods--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Schomacker & Co. (Philadelphia, PA)
texts
eye 2,305
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Piano--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Piano
Winterthur Museum Library
by A.H. Abbott & Co. (Chicago, Ill.)
texts
eye 2,260
favorite 3
comment 0
Topic: Artists' materials Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Spencer, Turner and Boldero, Ltd. (London, England)
texts
eye 2,228
favorite 12
comment 0
Topics: Interior decoration--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by E.G. Selchow & Co.
texts
eye 2,211
favorite 14
comment 0
Topics: Toys--Catalogs, Games--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by L. Reusche & Co. (New York, N.Y.)
texts
eye 2,145
favorite 8
comment 0
Topics: Pottery--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Pottery
Winterthur Museum Library
by J.C. Buttre (Firm)
texts
eye 2,113
favorite 2
comment 0
Topics: Engraving--Catalogs, Prints--Catalogs, Trade catalogs--Engraving, Trade catalogs--Prints.
Winterthur Museum Library
texts
eye 2,106
favorite 1
comment 0
Topic: Piano--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by John Wanamaker (Firm)
texts
eye 2,082
favorite 13
comment 1
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Topics: Furniture--Catalogs, Commercial catalogs--Furniture
Winterthur Museum Library
by Jordan, Marsh and Company
texts
eye 2,073
favorite 21
comment 0
Topics: Mail-order business--Catalogs, Clothing and dress--Catalogs, House furnishings--Catalogs.
Winterthur Museum Library
by Gorham Manufacturing Company
texts
eye 2,066
favorite 15
comment 0
Topic: Gorham, New York
Topic: Artists' materials--Catalogs.